EVMS Faculty Affairs and Professional Development collaborates with offices and departments across the EVMS campus to plan and offer professional development activities. 

Professional development workshops are focused within the following domains:

  • Education (teaching, instructional design, curriculum development)
  • Research and scholarship
  • Administration, leadership and organizational development
  • Career development (promotion process and the development of a professional dossier)
  • Wellness and vitality
  • Women in Medicine and Science (WiMS)

Submit suggestions for future professional development workshops.

View previously recorded workshops on ustream.

Workshops last Academic Year.

Review a list of previous professional development workshops or find an archive of International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) web seminars.

 

Upcoming workshops

All sessions are being virtually via Blackboard Collaborate until further notice. CME credit is offered unless otherwise stated.

Academic Year 2020-2021

 

Date

Time

Description

Facilitator

08/05

12:00-1:30pm

PDWS: Professor Promotion Workshop
Virtual

No CME credit

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

08/10

12:00 – 1:30pm

PDWS: Associate Professor Workshop
Virtual

No CME credit

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

08/11

8:00 – 9:30am

PDWS: Professor Promotion Workshop
Virtual

No CME credit

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

08/11

4:30 – 6:00pm

PDWS: Associate Promotion Workshop
Virtual

No CME credit

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

08/25

12:15-1:15pm

AoE Education:  Moving beyond #s: Using Qualitative Methods to Advance Scholarship  (Part 1 of 2, Oct 22)
Virtual

Suba Ramani, MD
Harvard University

09/10

12:30 – 1:30pm

AoE Grand Grounds: Should I Tailor Instruction to Learning Style?

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Daniel Willingham, PhD, UVA

09/16

 12:00-1:00pm

AoE Education: Using Technology to Increase Student (and faculty satisfaction with) engagement in medical education
Virtual

Denise Kay, PhD
Magdalena Pasarica, MD, PhD
UCF, College of Med

09/28

12:00-1:00pm

WiMS: Virtual Café: What Needs to be Done to Ensure Gender Equity in Academia in the Wake of COVID-19?                                                       

No CME Credit

Anca Dobrian, PhD and Natasha Sriraman, MD

10/06

12:00-1:00pm

PDWS:  The Power of Embracing Change

Virtual

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara - NoVA

10/06

5:00-6:00pm

PDWS:  The Power of Embracing Change

Virtual

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara - NoVA

10/14

12:00 – 2:00pm

Wellness :  Waldholts Wellness Series: Four Strategies to Enhance Welllness: Selfcare, Managing Energy, Emotional Intelligence and Mindfullness

Virtual

Charlene Dewey, MD
Vanderbilt University

10/22

12:00 – 1:30pm

AoE Education:  Moving beyond #s: Using Qualitative Methods to Advance Scholarship (Part 2 of 2)

Virtual

Suba Ramani, MD
Harvard University

11/11 

POSTPONED

AoE Education:  The Role of Peer Observation in Teaching and Learning

Virtual

Agatha Parks-Savage, EdD Judith Taylor-Fishwick MSc
EVMS

11/17

12:00 – 12:45pm

AoE Grand Rounds:  What Can Medical Education Learn from the Neurobiology of Learning – An Update

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Michael Friedlander, PhD, VT

11/19

12:00-1:15pm

PDWS: Influential Leadership: Personal/People/Organizational

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Patrick Smith, PhD

12/8

12:00-1:00PM

WiMS:  Balancing Maternity, Children and Work

Register Here

Elena Sinkovskaya, MD
Racquel Chatal. MD

12/16

12:00-1:00pm

Wellness: Nutrition and Wellness: Self-Care During a Season of Uncertainty

Register Here

Ruvimbo Makuni

1/7

12:00-1:00pm

IAMSE: The Challenges of Resident Candidate Assessment and Selection
Register Here

No CME Credit

Mark Jordan MD
Justine La, MD
UC Irvine

1/12

12:00-1:00pm

Virtual Cafe: Social Media
RSVP Here

No CME Credit

Vincent Rhodes, PhD
EVMS

1/14

12:00-1:00pm

IAMSE: Pass/Fail Step 1: Implications for a Foundational Science Department
Register Here

No CME Credit

Douglas Gould, PhD
Oakland University

1/21

12:00-1:00pm

IAMSE: USMLE P/F Step 1: A UME Curriculum Dean’s Perspetive
Register Here

No CME Credit

Jonathan Amiel, MD
Columbia University

1/27

12:00-1:00pm

Implementing Teaching Approaches in the Time of COVID

Register Here

Catherine Derber, MD
Kimberly Dempsey, MPA, EdD
Julie Kerry, PhD EVMS

1/28

12:00-1:00pm

IAMSE: Step 1 Going Pass Fail: Are We Just Kicking the Can Down the Road?
Register Here

No CME Credit

Brenda Roman, MD
Wright State Univ.
Bruce Morgenstern
Roseman University

2/4

12:00-1:00pm

IAMSE: USMLE Step 1: Osteopathic and International Perspectives
Register Here

No CME Credit

Jack Boulet, PhD
FAIMER
Robert Cain, DO
AACOM

2/9

12:00-1:00

PDWS: Building Your CV
RSVP Here!

No CME Credit

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA

2/11

12:00-1:00pm

AoE Grand Rounds: Why Does Your Learner Perform Poorly on Tests? Using Self-Regulated Learning Theory to Diagnose the Problem and Implement Solutions. 

Register Here

Mary Andrews, MD, MPH, FACP
Joseph Maciuba,
Department of Medicine USUHS

2/15

12:00-2:00pm

Waldholtz Family Wellness Series: Staying in Your Zone to Manage Your Well-being

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Serina Neumann, PhD

2/17

12:00-1:00pm

AoE: What’s New in Medical Education:  A Discussion of Recent Literature

Register Here

Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

2/23

12:00-1:00pm

WiMS Virtual Café: Life & Wellness Coaching
Register Here

Wendy Schofer, MD

3/02

12:00-1:00

AoE:  Promoting Active Learning when Teaching Online: Theory, Examples and Practices

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Erik Black, PhD
College of Education
University of Florida

3/10

12:00-1:30

PDWS: Promotion Criteria

RSVP Here!

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA

3/16

4:00-7:00pm

MERC – Scholarly Writing
RSVP Here

No CME Credit

Jean Bailey, PhD
VCU School of Medicine

3/24

12:00-1:00

AoE: Workplace Assessment for the Clerkship Years

Register Here

Patricia O’Sullivan, EdD

4/08

12:00-1:00pm

AoE Grand Rounds: Generation Z: What’s Next? Implications for Medical Education

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Geoffrey Talmon, MD
UNMC

4/20

12:00-1:00pm

PDWS: Conflict Resolution Strategies: Achieving a Positive Outcome

Register Here

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara NOVA

4/20

5:00-6:00pm

PDWS: Conflict Resolution Strategies: Achieving a Positive Outcome

Register Here

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara NOVA

5/06

7:00am-3:00pm

Educational Scholarship Day

 

5/10

12:00-1:00

WIMS:  Gender Differences in Academic Medicine: Moving from Diversity to Equity and Inclusion

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Susan Pollart, MD
UVA

05/27

12:00-1:00pm

AoE: A practical guide to development and delivery of dynamic experiences

Register Here

Renée LeClair, PhD
Chair, Dept of Basic Science Education
Virginia Tech

6/16

12:00-1:00pm

AoE: What’s New in Medical Education:  A Discussion of Recent Literature

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Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

06/24

12:00-1:00

PDWS: Building Your CV

RSVP Here!

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA

Eastern Virginia Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date

Time

Description

Facilitator

08/13

4:00-5:00pm

Academy of Educators: Medical Education Grand Rounds: How to Teach in Small Groups
Lester Hall, Room 411

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

08/27

12:00 – 1:00pm

Wellness: Resilience in the Workplace

Catherine Derber, MD
EVMS

09/05

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: The Current Landscape of Faculty Development: Challenges and Opportunities
No CME credit

Alice Fornari, EdD

09/12

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: Recruiting, Retaining and Developing a Diverse Faculty
No CME credit 

Darin Latimore, MD

09/17

12:00 – 1:30pm

WiMS: The Language of Appreciation in the Workplace

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

9/17

5:00 – 6:30pm

The Language of Appreciation in the Workplace

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

09/19

12:00 – 1:30pm

IAMSE: Congratulations! You’ve been promoted! Introducing the IAMSE Educator Tool Kit
No CME credit

Bonny Dickinson, PhD 
Maria Sheakley, PhD

09/26

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: Innovative Faculty Development Programs: Two Case Studies
No CME credit

David Rogers, MD
Melissa Klein, MD

10/02

5:00-6:00pm

WellnessRelax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series: [Also 10/16, 10/30 & 11/13]
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN, Sentara

10/03

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Beyond See One, Do One, Teach One”: Developing Graduate Students as Medical Educators
No CME credit

Valerie O’Laughlin, PhD and Teri Turner, MD

10/03

12:00 – 2:00pm

Wellness: Caring for ME - Caring for You. Strategies to Pursue Personal Health and Create a Culture of Wellness
Lester Hall, 104

Catherine Pipas, MD
Dartmouth School of Medicine

10/16

5:00-6:00pm

WellnessRelax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series: [Also 10/30 & 11/13]
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN Sentara

10/21

12:00 – 1:00pm

Implicit Bias: Finding the Blind Spots
Andrews Hall, 132

Rebecca Britt, MD
EVMS

10/30

5:00-6:00pm

WellnessRelax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series: [Also 11/13]
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN Sentara

11/05

12:00 – 1:00pm

WiMS: Resilience in the Workplace

Catherine Derber, MD
EVMS

11/13

5:00-6:00pm

WellnessRelax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN
Sentara

11/14

12:00 – 1:30pm

Academy of Educators: Medical Education Scholarship: What’s New

Carrie Elzie, PhD
Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

11/19

4:30 – 6:00pm

Academy of Educators: Ways to Create and Conduct Small Groups

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

12/03

12:00 – 1:00pm

Academy of Educators: Educational Grand Rounds
Providing Effective Feedback to your Learners
Lewis Hall, Roper Auditorium Rm 1033

Jean Bailey, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

12/03

4:00-7:00pm

MERC workshop. Academy of Educators:
Program Evaluation and Evaluation Research
Andrews Hall Room 132
No CME credit

Jean Bailey, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

01/09

Noon - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Responding to the Opioid Crisis: An Educator's View”
No CME credit
Andrews Hall, Room 132

Lisa Graves, MD
Western Michigan University
Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine

01/16

Noon - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Using Undergraduate Medical Education to Increase the Number of Physicians Prepared to Prescribe Medication Assisted Treatment”
No CME credit
Andrews Hall, Room 132

Paul Geaorge, MD, MHPE, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University

01/23

Noon - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Methods for Incorporating Opioid Education into Health Professions Curricula”
No CME credit
Andrews Hall, Room 132

Sherry Jimenez, EdD and Jeremy Buchanan, Lincoln Memorial University, DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine

01/23

11:00 – 1:00pm

Transformation to a Competency-Based Program: 
A Practical Step-by-Step Guide from Mission to Outcomes Assessment

Nicole Holt, PhD
Glenn Yap, PhD
EVMS

01/28

12:00 – 1:00pm

WiMS: Call in Communication Strategies to Mitigate Gender Bias

Serina Neumann, PhD
EVMS

01/30

8:00 – 9:00am

Academy of Educators: Educational Grand Rounds – Turn Your Teaching into Scholarship
Lewis Hall, Roper Auditorium, Room 1033

Kathryn Huggett, PhD
University of Vermont

01/30

12:00 - 1:30pm

Academy of Educators: Educational Scholarship: Creating a Plan for your Educator Work

Kathryn Huggett, PhD
University of Vermont

01/30

12:00 - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Informing Pain Management Curriculum: A Multidisciplinary Discussion on Alternatives to Opioids”
No CME credit
Andrews Hall, Room 132

Suzanne Lady, DC University of Western States
Narda Robinson, DO, DVM, CURACORE MED

02/06

12:00 - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Medical Students and Substance Use: Challenges and Supports
No CME credit
Andrews Hall, Room 132

Lee Jones, MD
Assoc. Dean for Students
University of California at San Francisco

02/12

12:00 – 1:30pm

WiMS: Providing Feedback for Performance Improvement

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

02/12          

5:00 – 6:30pm

Providing Feedback for Performance Improvement

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

02/25

12:00 – 1:30pm

Understanding Temperaments to Enhance Leadership Capacity

Dianne Daniel, PhD
Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

03/17

12:00-1:30pm

EVMS Academic Promotion Criteria
(Cancelled)

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

03/23

9:45am-3:00pm

Academy of Educators: Spring Symposium
Promoting Student Learning & Content Integration
(Cancelled)

Ellen Goldman, EdD
Tracy Blanchard, MEd
George Washington University

03/26

12:00-1:30pm

WiMS: Microaggressions (title to be announced)
(Cancelled)

Leigh Patterson, MD, MAEd
East Carolina University